Meet Your Madison Painting Team!

Alisa Wagner


Alisa joined Five Star Painting with her husband, Chris in 2016. She is cultivating a positive company culture, assisting in the overall direction of the company and serves as a coach and mentor to the team. She takes pride in her work and appreciates the tight-knit team they have created. Alisa is grateful to have created a company that genuinely cares for its employees and challenges them to be the best version of themselves. When she is not piloting the ship at Five Star Painting, Alisa spends her time shuttling their four children from place to place, watching them play sports, working out, and enjoying the Wisconsin sports teams.

Chris Wagner


Chris has been working in the home improvement industry for more than 20 years. His understanding in the industry helps anticipate customers’ needs with their projects. Chris joined Five Star Painting, with his wife Alisa in 2016 on his belief that every customer be treated as their only customer. Chris has created a family atmosphere that cultivates and encourages growth among the team. In his spare time, he enjoys watching their children play sports, as well the Packers, Brewers, Bucks, and Badgers. He also ensures to make every day magical.

Jay Schneider

Project Manager

Jay is a multifaceted and seasoned project manager with more than 20 years’ experience. His experience in the construction industry and the painting trade make him a force in the field. He is able to quickly and efficiently troubleshoot any type of substrate that he would see in the field. Jay is known around Five Star Painting for his positive, uplifting spirit. He is a great mentor and makes the best of any situation. During his off time, he enjoys spending time with his family and their dogs. He also enjoys spending time outdoors hunting.

John Geiger

Project Manager

John has worked in the construction industry for more than 20 years. His extensive experience in the installation and construction industry make him a great resource on the team. His years as a service technician also provide him with the knowledge needed for all project sizes, both large and small. John appreciates seeing a project through from beginning to end. He is honored to be part of a team of people who are trustworthy, intelligent, and ingenious. When John is not managing a crew, he likes to be off in the woods hunting. He appreciates his time in the great outdoors.

Julie Driscoll

Project Manager

Julie comes to Five Star Painting with an innovative spirit. She entered the home improvement field as a service technician and worked her way to Project Manager. Her attention to detail and drive for perfection makes her a key player on the Five Star team. Julie shines at making personable working relationships with everyone she comes across. She is proud to put her passion to work as part of Five Star Painting. When Julie is not managing her crews, you can find her spending time with her children. She also enjoys time outdoors with her dogs.

Mark Macinnis

Sales Representative

Mark’s experience as a Sales Representative spans a thirty-five-year period. He brings an extensive background in sales, marketing and design to Five Star Painting and every customer experience. Mark enjoys meeting new customers and is always up for the challenge of a new project. Mark considers the Five Star Painting team as more than mere co-workers... They are Family. In his spare time Mark collects diecast model cars, pottery from local artisans and loves to cook. Exceeding Customer Expectations is Job One at Five Star Painting.

Chas Wendt

Sales Representative

With more than 20 years of home improvement experience, Chas has perfected his Technical Proficiency and Customer Service skills. As a professional salesman, he knows the difference between run of the mill and exceptional products. Chas works diligently to continually acquire knowledge within the industry, making him an asset to the team and a value to each customers’ Five Star Experience. Chas enjoys time with his family when he is away from the office, especially watching his children play soccer.

Greg Graney

Sales Representative

Greg came on board in July 2020, during which time Five Star Painting of Madison expanded its market share to include Five Star Painting of Waukesha. Perhaps surprisingly, much of Greg’s career was not spent in the field, but as a business consultant. The common thread was an ability not only to drive sales, but also to help others be more successful. Greg saw an opportunity to join Five Star Painting, he liked the company so much he joined it! When Greg steps away from the office he enjoys spending time with his family, as well as taking in some hockey and baseball.

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